The money will initially be made available in the form of loans, although hospitals will only have to pay back a proportion depending on how well they perform. There is a further £40 million to help ward sisters and community team leaders develop their leadership skills.
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Amanda Houston has the lunchtime forecast for the west of the ITV Meridian Meridian region.
Amanda Houston has the lunchtime forecast for the east of the region.
The latest weather forecast for the west of the region from Amanda Houston.